The curse of bambino was a superstition involving from the failure of the Boston Red Sox baseball team to win the World Series in 1986. The superstition began after the Red Sox sold Babe Ruth. Babe Ruth was also called bambino. At the time the Red Sox were known were known to be one of the most successful baseball franchises during that time. After the sale of Babe Ruth the Red Sox began losing and went without a title for decades. Babe Ruth played for the Yankees and the Yankees became one of the most successful baseball franchises. The curse became the focal point of Red Sox losing for so many decades. The curse ended in 2004 and lifted the spirits of the Red Sox fans. The curse was believed it was reversed. The Red Sox won the last World Series game in 2004.